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I've always wondered what's the best way to achieve the following with pages.

Say I have a (part of a menu) that looks like this:

What we do

  • Design websites
  • Develop websites
  • SEO

The 'What we do' menu item is a custom one created with a # as link just to display the three sub items below on hover. It's not an actual page.

To achieve the desired link structure ( ) I would created an empty 'What we do' page, the parent, and the other three pages that are a child of the 'What we do' page.

The problem with this method is that the link just shows an empty page. It's even worse when you're dispaying breadcrumbs on the site. It will show the parent page in the breadcrum with a clickable link but that just shows an empty page.

It's easier to solve with posts and using categories/taxomities as the 'What we do' part will be an archive showing all the related posts. But with pages? What's the best way to handle with this situation?

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